EVANS, Ga. - Mrs. Martha M. Burns, age 67, wife of the late William M. Burns, died Friday, November 29, 2002, at University Hospital. Funeral services will be held Sunday, December 1, 2002, at 2 p.m. in the Belair Road chapel of Platts Funeral Home with Rev. Michael Davenport officiating. Interment will be in Bellevue Memorial Park. Survivors include one son, Bernie Christian of Evans; two brothers, Rusty Minton and Bob Minton of Evans; and one sister, Mary Bryant of Evans; three grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Mrs. Burns had been living in Columbia County for the past 40 years and was an active member at Pineview Baptist Church for many years. Pallbearers will be Derrick Minton, Russell Minton, Robert Minton, Jay Minton, Mark Moody, and Mike Todd. The family will receive friends this evening, Saturday, November 30, 2002, at the funeral home from 6 until 8 p.m. Platts Funeral Home, 337 N. Bel Air Road, Evans, Ga. 860-6166.
The Augusta Chronicle November 30, 2002